Meet Dr. Peter Gager, PHD at Brain Health Center in Lexington, KY
Dr. Peter Gager is board-certified neuropsychologist at Brain Health Center in Lexington, KY. For more information, call us or schedule an appointment online! We are conveniently located at 535 West Second Street (“West on 2nd” building) Suite 205 Lexington KY 40508.
Peter Gager, PHD
Board Certified Neuropsychologist located in Lexington, KY
Peter Gager is a Board-Certified Neuropsychologist who evaluates individuals with cognitive and emotional difficulties to help them better understand the underlying causes of their condition and guide them to the appropriate treatment. In his free time, Dr. Gager spends time with his family and tries to exercise regularly. As a former competitive cyclist, he follows research developments in the application of TMS to athletic performance enhancement. Another topic of interest for Dr. Gager is the use of TMS for the treatment of dementia, age-related cognitive decline, and cognitive enhancement in non-clinical populations
Dr. Gager was an Assistant Professor in Psychiatry at the University of Kentucky until 2019. At the National Naval Medical Center, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, and National Center of Excellence. He specializes in the assessment and treatment of patients with PTSD and brain injury.
Dr. Gager’s training in psychology and neuropsychology began at Rutgers University, where he was awarded a Fulbright research scholarship. His postdoctoral training included an internship at Mount Sinai School of Medicine Psychiatry in New York and a two-year residency at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor Psychiatry. Dr. Gager began his studies as a religion major at Wesleyan University in Connecticut.